“We are all walking contradictions of what ‘normal’ looks like.” Aren’t we, though? This nugget of wisdom passed through my Facebook feed yesterday.
The experiences of life change us. Our beliefs shift from one side of the spectrum to the other before returning to center, our core, the pure energy of being.
Balance is a matter of self-preservation nurtured by self-care, I suspect.
Self-care is never a selfish act—
it is simply good stewardship
of the only gift I have,
the gift I was put on earth to offer others.
Our existence on earth is an inclusive one, not exclusive. We have no normal to offer, only our individual balance of reconciled beliefs. That is our gift to the world.
We are “different and the same”–better because of both–then “humanity and love win.”
(The author wished to remain anonymous but encouraged sharing the post.)